FLCF – Fort Lyon Correctional Facility – Colorado

Do you know someone in Fort Lyon Correctional Facility? Fort Lyon Correctional Facility is a prison in the Colorado Department of Corrections. This site gives you all about everything you might want to know about Fort Lyon Correctional Facility,such as: Find out who’s in prison at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility? Visitation policies and procedures. The prison’s address and phone number. How to send mail and money to an inmate. And much, much more.

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General Prison Information

Official Name: Fort Lyon Correctional Facility
State: Colorado
County: Bent
DOC: Colorado Department of Corrections
Warden Name: David M. Zupan

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Contact Information

Here is the mailing address and street address for Fort Lyon Correctional Facility. Use the mailing address if you are going to mail a letter or package to a prisoner there, and be sure to use the street address if you want to know the actual location of the prison.

Mailing Address

Make sure to check the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures information below before you mail a letter or package to a prisoner to make sure that you correctly address the item, and do the appropriate procedure for mailing a package or letter. If you don’t follow the correct directions, it could get sent back.

INMATE NAME & REGISTER NUMBER
FLCF – Fort Lyon Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 1000 
Fort Lyon CO, 81038

Street Address / Prison Location

Address

Fort Lyon Correctional Facility
30999 County Road 15 
Fort Lyon CO, 81038

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone Number: 719-456-2288
Fax:

Map and Directions

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Use this address if you plan to visit an inmate. You should read over the Inmate Visitation Procedures and Inmate Visitation Schedule information below if you are going to try to visit someone in prison.

Fort Lyon Correctional Facility
30999 County Road 15 
Fort Lyon CO, 81038

Directions

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Phone Number

Inmates can’t take phone calls, so you won’t be able to call prisoners, however, there are some times when it is helpful to have the phone number to the facility.
719-456-2288

Fort Lyon Correctional Facility prisoners are able to call out using various methods:

  • Calling Cards
  • Collect Calls
  • Dedicated Phone Line
  • Prison Calling Plan

Fax Number

Inmates don’t have faxes, so you won’t get to send a fax to inmates, but there might be times when it is useful to know the fax number to the facility.

Email Address

The email address below is the main email address for Fort Lyon Correctional Facility. You cannot email prisoners using this email. If you need to email an inmate, go to the Inmate Email heading further down on this page.

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Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates:
Total Staff: 43

Inmate Email

To send email to an inmate at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility you must use an exact process to make sure that the message gets to the prisoner.

Inmate Internet Access

Prisoners don’t have access to the web.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are certain rules that you must follow when mailing mail to a state prison inmate. If you don’t follow these rules then the letters and packages might not make it there.

Before you send anything, you should read the information below:

Mail Monitoring

Institution guards open and read all incoming general postal correspondence. Incoming general correspondence is able to be read as frequently as necessary to ensure security and safety or monitor a problem having to do with an inmate.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

This is the format for how you need to address a package or letter to a state prison inmate at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility:

INMATE NAME & REGISTER NUMBER
FLCF – Fort Lyon Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 1000 
Fort Lyon CO, 81038

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Inmate Money

Each prison has a Commissary which serves to provide prisoners a bank type account for prisoner funds and for buying items not issued by the prison.

How to Send an Inmate Money

Anyone may add funds to these Commissary accounts using Western Union or by mail.

Via U.S. Postal Service: An inmate’s family and friends can to send inmates funds through the mail and will have to send it to the address below and follow the steps given below:

The deposit must be a money order made out to the prisoner’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. You should use a post office money order, since all non-postal money orders that are processed through the National Lockbox will be placed on a 15-day hold period, during which the prisoner will not have access to the funds. The Bureau of Prisons will return any funds that don’t have valid inmate information but only if the envelope has an adequate return address. Cash and checks will not be accepted for deposit so don’t send checks or cash.

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Inmate Locator

Prisoners are from time to time transported to different prison facilities throughout the Colorado prison system, so you might need to look up the current location of an inmate using the inmate locator. Click the link here to locate an Fort Lyon Correctional Facility inmate.
Inmate Search

To find other Colorado state prisons: Colorado State Prisons

Colorado Department of Corrections Inmate Search

Inmate Visitation

Before you visit Fort Lyon Correctional Facility, you must know this information:

  • Visitation Schedule
  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Application

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Saturdays and Sundays; 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Inmate Visitor Procedures

Every Colorado prison has their own rules for prison visits and these policies are changed regularly. The rules discussed here may be changed now, so you should also read Fort Lyon Correctional Facility’s website to get the most recent visitation procedures.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The visitation officer ensures each visitor signs the prison visitors log before they can enter the correctional facility and upon leaving.

Identification Required

Positive picture id of visitors is required. Appropriate forms of identification are Driver’s License and Social Security Card; however, a state issued photo ID is acceptable.

For all of the points shown below, check the actual prison site because this info is changed frequently:

  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Dress Code
  • Things You Can and Cannot Take to Visitation
  • Special Rules For Children, Special Visits, Pastoral or Attorney Visits

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Prison Records

Info about Fort Lyon Correctional Facility prison records will be posted ASAP.

Such as:

  • Inmate records
  • Health records.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Death Row

Details about Fort Lyon Correctional Facility death row will be posted ASAP.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Parole

Section about Colorado parole procedures to be added later.

For example:

  • Parole hearings.
  • Review boards.
  • Who qualifies for parole.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Release

Section about release procedures will be posted ASAP.

Inmate Programs

GED:This academic program prepares offenders to test for their General Equivalence Degree.

Custodial Training:Vocational Janitorial Program provides offenders with an opportunity to learn about the trade and provides a certificate upon completion.

Computer Information: This vocational traning class provides offenders with basic computer operation knowledge.

Nursing Assistant Training:Offenders enrolled in this vocational program are trained to perform duties as nursing assistants.

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Prison Life

Info about prison life coming soon.

  • Activities.
  • Daily schedule and routine.
  • Recreational facilities available.
  • What’s allowed, and what’s not allowed.
  • What the food is like.
  • What to expect.
  • Jobs and work release available.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

News

Fort Lyon Correctional Facility news coming.

Photos

A Fort Lyon Correctional Facility photo section coming soon.

For example, photos of:

  • Cells at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility
  • The yard.
  • What inmates wear at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility.

If you have any photos of Fort Lyon Correctional Facility that you would like to share, please contact us using the ‘Contact’ link at the bottom of the page.

Prison Jobs & Hiring

Are you looking for a prison job? Do you have experience? Have you worked at a correctional facility in the past?

If so, go to: Fort Lyon Correctional Facility Jobs

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Website

The official website: Fort Lyon Correctional Facility Website

Victim Resources

Important Note: If you, or someone you know, are in immediate danger, call 911.

Victim’s Rights

The Victim Rights Act grants victims the following rights:

  • The right to protection from the accused.
  • The right to notification.
  • The right to attend proceedings.
  • The right to speak at criminal justice proceedings.
  • The right to consult with the prosecuting attorney.
  • The right to restitution.
  • The right to a speedy trial.
  • The right to be treated with fairness, dignity and respect.

The definition of victim includes:

  • Spouses and children of all victims.
  • Parents and guardians of minor victims.
  • Parents, guardians and siblings of mentally or physically incapacitated victims or victims of homicide.
  • Foster parents or other caregivers, under certain circumstances.

There are a number of services and programs designed to help victims and their families. You can find out about these services by contacting the courthouse, or local law enforcement agency.

Victim Notification

The Department of Justice Victim Notification System (VNS) is a system that provides victims with information pertaining to their case and/or any defendants in the case. You will receive a Victim Identification Number (VIN) and a Personal Identification Number (PIN) that will allow you to access VNS via the internet or by phone. Here, you will find information about future court hearings, historical court events, and detailed information about the defendant. This will include criminal charges filed, the outcome of charges, sentence imposed, custody location, projected release date and any other release information. The VNS website is updated daily. You will also receive any ongoing information by mail or email.

Have you, a family member or friend ever used the Victim Notification System? If so, was it effective? Did you get the information in a timely manner? Was the system difficult to use? We would like to hear from you, so please post any comments here.

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Family Resources

Information about resources for family members of inmates at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility coming.

History

A Fort Lyon Correctional Facility history section will be posted ASAP.

Such as:

  • Famous Fort Lyon Correctional Facility inmates.
  • Escapes and prison breaks.
  • Executions.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Links

Information About Other Colorado State Prisons: Colorado State Prisons

Fort Lyon Correctional Facility Links

The official website: Fort Lyon Correctional Facility Website
Fort Lyon Correctional Facility Jobs

Colorado Department of Corrections Links

Colorado Department of Corrections Main Website
Colorado Department of Corrections Prison Directory
Colorado Department of Corrections Prison Map
Colorado Department of Corrections Prison Jobs
Colorado Department of Corrections Prison Inmate Search
Colorado Department of Corrections Most Wanted

Colorado Department of Corrections Visitation Policies
Sending Money to a Colorado State Prison Inmate
JPay Services for Colorado State Prison Inmates
Sending Mail to Colorado State Prison Inmates
Sending Packages to Colorado State Prison Inmates
Colorado State Prison Inmate Phone Calls

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Tell Your Story – Write a Review of Fort Lyon Correctional Facility

Have you ever been a prisoner in Fort Lyon Correctional Facility? Do you know anybody there? Have you ever visited someone at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility?

If you have, then you should write your review about it. Tell us about your experience because other people will know what to expect.

Things you might want to include in your review:

  • Prison conditions
  • Prison facility and layout
  • Guards and prison staff
  • Commissary and food
  • Visitation
  • Inmates
  • Inmate safety
  • Prison gangs
  • Prisoner programs and activities

If you are an inmate at Fort Lyon Correctional Facility, leave your address if you want to receive letters from people.


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